Toko Kapea(Chair) BA, LLB
Toko is a member of the Kapea and Matthews whānau of Kauangaroa, and is an ambitious businessman through his career with Tuia Group and his private holdings. He came to the Board of Ngāti Apa Developments Ltd with an impressive resume in terms of past and current employment, and relevant governance experience and training.
Tony is an accomplished chartered accountant and corporate director. He is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Hastings District Council, and has held similar positions with several high profile corporations including Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Mighty River Power and TVNZ.
Kevin WereBachelor of Agricultural Science
Kevin is an agricultural expert with substantial experience in the implementation of post settlement commercial structures and investments. He played an important role in the Pouakani Settlement and is currently managing Pouakani operations. His experiences and skills extend to cover farm advice, rural valuation and investment. He has governance experience in private and Iwi owned enterprises.
Ko Paraekaretu tōku maunga
Ko Rangitikei me Turakina ōku awa
Ko Ngati Apa tōku iwi
Ko Waitere Marumaru me Hakaraia Te Rangipouri ōku Tangata
Ko Andrew French tōku ingoa
A former New Zealand Trade Commissioner to Korea and Far East Russia, Andrew is currently the Director Corporate Services and Assurance with Crown Forestry Rental Trust, and a Director of Ngati Apa Developments Limited and Taikorea Properties. Andrew is also a Director and shareholder in the Crowdfunding platform Liftoff.nz Andrew is married to Rachel and they have two Daughters Lily and Ava.